760 Brd.way St.
King City, CA 93930
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Portola-butler Continuation High School serves 32 students in grades 9-12.
Portola-butler Continuation High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the California state average of 34%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the California state average of 49%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 32 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 40-59% (Btm 50% in CA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Portola-butler Continuation High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

Portola-butler Continuation High School's student population of 32 students has declined by 47% over five school years.
The teacher population of 3 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
32 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
3 teachers
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School Rankings

Portola-butler Continuation High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Portola-butler Continuation High School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1975 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
34%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
22:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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12%
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Hispanic
97%
56%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
3%
22%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.06
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Graduation Rate
40-59%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Portola-butler Continuation High School's ranking?

Portola-butler Continuation High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%), Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).

What is the graduation rate of Portola-butler Continuation High School?

The graduation rate of Portola-butler Continuation High School is 40-59%, which is lower than the California state average of 85%.

How many students attend Portola-butler Continuation High School?

32 students attend Portola-butler Continuation High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

97% of Portola-butler Continuation High School students are Hispanic, and 3% of students are White.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Portola-butler Continuation High School?

Portola-butler Continuation High School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the California state average of 22:1.

What grades does Portola-butler Continuation High School offer ?

Portola-butler Continuation High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Portola-butler Continuation High School part of?

Portola-butler Continuation High School is part of South Monterey County Joint Union High School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 32 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 40-59% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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